Harold (Hal) L. Malone III is a Principal of Sea/Switch Partners, a strategic platform dedicated to ocean decarbonization, and the founder of White Fir Global, Inc., a strategic advisory firm focused on the maritime, offshore and energy industries. Mr. Malone is a member of the Index Committee for the Marine Money Decarbonization Index and serves as Executive Manager of Marine Transportation Partners LLC. Prior to founding White Fir, Mr. Malone served as the Head of Transportation at Invesco Private Markets, a private investing division of Invesco Ltd., overseeing a more than $2 billion maritime investment portfolio. Before joining Invesco, Mr. Malone served as the Chief Strategic Officer of the Navig8 Group, a fully integrated provider of shipping management services, and spent over 18 years in investment banking, most recently as a Managing Director in the maritime group at Jefferies LLC. Mr. Malone previously served as a director of Diamond S Shipping Inc., a NYSE-listed crude and product tanker shipping company, and Navigator Holdings Ltd., a NYSE-listed LPG shipping company, and Chairman of Nautical Bulk Holdings Ltd, a drybulk and product tanker shipping company.